West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Bhatpara profile: BJP's Pawan Singh defeated four-time TMC MLA in 2016 polls
The voter turnout for the constituency of Bhatpara in the 2016 Assembly election was 75.02 percent
TMC delegates claiming credit for restoring peace in Bhatpara will be welcomed with 'Jai Shri Ram' chants, says BJP MP Arjun Singh
BJP MP from Barrackpore, Arjun Singh, said Trinamool Congress (TMC) delegation to Bhatpara will be welcomed with 'Jai Shri Ram' chants.
Kolkata mayor accuses BJP of acting like ‘terrorist organisation’; saffron party claims TMC trying to turn West Bengal into Pakistan
The TMC on Sunday said that the BJP was acting like a 'terrorist organisation' and 'importing goons' from other states to spread unrest in West Bengal. The ruling TMC also alleged that the BJP was spreading communal violence in the state as it was in a great hurry to capture power. The state BJP leadership was quick to hit back, asserting that the TMC was trying to 'convert Bengal into Pakistan'.
Daily Bulletin: Clashes in Bengal's Bhatpara after BJP delegation's visit; autopsy of Kolkata student found dead in school confirms suicide; day's top stories
Bhatpara had witnessed clashes between groups suspected to be affiliated to the TMC and BJP on Thursday in which two persons were killed and 11 others injured.
A three-member BJP delegation visited the trouble-torn Bhatpara area in West Bengal on Saturday.
West Bengal violence: Huge police deployment in Bhatpara as clashes between TMC, BJP 'supporters' leave two dead, 11 injured
A TMC citadel for long, Bhatpara has been witnessing frequent violence between the rival parties in the recent past. The fight has intensified ever since Lok Sabha member from Barrackpore, Arjun Singh, crossed over to the BJP from the TMC.
West Bengal violence: Section 144 imposed in Bhatpara after clash leaves two dead, 11 injured; 11 IPS officers transferred
The West Bengal government ordered the transfer of 11 IPS officers on Thursday, reported CNN-News18. These orders come in the background of prevailing violence in the state
Authorities on Thursday imposed Section 144 in Bhatpara and Jagatdal areas of North 24 Parganas district, following clashes between two groups that left one dead and three injured
Mamata Banerjee may have become BJP's biggest ally in Bengal due to her repeated missteps, outbursts
Banerjee's impulsive actions have reduced her stature in national and even local politics and she is getting trapped in her own image of a sulking leader.
BJP workers killed in West Bengal for their ideology, says Narendra Modi in Varanasi; TMC calls allegation baseless
Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi Monday alleged that BJP workers in West Bengal were being killed only for their political ideology, a charge dismissed as baseless by the ruling Trinamool Congress
Bypoll Election Results 2019 Updates: DMK leading in 10 seats, AIADMK trails at six in Tami Nadu for 16 Assembly seats
Bypoll Election Results 2019 Updates|Initial trends for 16 assembly seats in Tamil Nadu showed that DMK is taking the lead in 10 seats while the figure for the ruling AIADMK stands at six. AIADMK faction needs to win at least nine seats of the 22 bypoll seats to remain in power.
Assembly bypolls 2019: 46 seats across 13 states to get new MLAs on 23 May; 'mini elections' in Tamil Nadu to seal fate of EPS govt
On 23 may, besides the 542 Lok Sabha seats, counting of votes will also take place for the bypolls in 46 Assembly constituencies spread across the states of Maharashtra, Goa, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat, Nagaland, Puducherry, West Bengal, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu
Prohibitory orders in place in West Bengal's Bhatpara after bypoll violence; Central forces to keep vigil over state till 27 May
The Election Commission clamped prohibitory orders in Bhatpara in North 24 Parganas district, following violence in the area during the assembly by-election on Sunday